(Fwd) cvs commit: ports/security/vuxml vuln.xml

Dan Langille dan at langille.org
Thu Sep 30 03:35:41 PDT 2004


On 29 Sep 2004 at 17:06, Tom Rhodes wrote:

> On Wed, 29 Sep 2004 06:28:50 -0400
> "Dan Langille" <dan at langille.org> wrote:
> 
> > On 28 Sep 2004 at 18:27, Tom Rhodes wrote:
> > 
> > > On Tue, 28 Sep 2004 18:23:42 -0400
> > > "Dan Langille" <dan at langille.org> wrote:
> > > 
> > > > FWIW, between the other fixes and this one, the number of affected 
> > > > packages went from up by 40 to 395, and the number of vulns went up 
> > > > by 3 to 174.
> > > > 
> > > > http://beta.freshports.org/vuxml.php?list and the rest of FreshPorts 
> > > > has been updated with the recent changes.
> > > > 
> > > > The next step is to automate what I've been doing manually so that 
> > > > FreshPorts VuXML data is updated automagically with each vuxml.xml 
> > > > commit.
> > > 
> > > Is it just a script that updates when run or?
> > 
> > Yes.  It is a two stage process:
> > 
> >   # import the vulnerabilities
> >   perl process_vuxml.pl < ~/ports/security/vuxml/vuln.xml
> > 
> >   # mark the commits
> >   perl vuxml_mark_commits.pl
> 
> Oh, then just drop it into cron(8).  :)

Close!

I need to conver both into packages, and call them from a single 
script with transaction control.  Then invoke that script when a 
commit against vuxml.xml is found.

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